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Sheryl Cormier and Cajun Sounds

Sheryl Cormier & Cajun Sounds Accordionist and vocalist Sheryl Cormier is one of the first women to break through the sexist restrictions of LouisianaÆs Cajun music. A former leader of an all-women Cajun band, Cormier is currently the leader of Cajun Sounds, a group that features Isaac Miller, Jr. (steel guitar/vocals), Ben Goodwin (drums), Ivy Dugas (bass) and Travis Matte (fiddle). The oldest of four children, Cormier grew up surrounded by Cajun music. Her father was the leader of the Sunset Playboys, a band that included her mother on drums.

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